Standoff in Parma ends peacefully after suspect barricaded himself

PARMA - Negotiators and SWAT team were called to the scene at the 3000 block of Fortune Avenue in Parma to help bring out a suspect wanted for a domestic violence incident.

After a four hour standoff, the situation ended peacefully around 4:30 p.m. One man is in custody.

At 12:30 p.m. on Thursday, officers went to the home to try to arrest the the suspect.

He refused to come out and threatened police with a pitbull. He also told officers he had a large knife inside.

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